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Wellesley Island State Park

44927 Cross Island Rd, Wellesley Island, NY 13640-3105
315)-482-27222
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Beautiful camp site

I went tent-camping here and had a lovely site with a river view and plenty of shade. The park... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ginger B R
,
Syracuse, New York
A great campground.

A very well kept campground with open areas and well as well treed areas. Also contains a nature... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jantje16
,
Chesterville, Canada
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
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“nature center” (9 reviews)
“full hookups” (6 reviews)
“camp store” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
44927 Cross Island Rd, Wellesley Island, NY 13640-3105
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315)-482-27222
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went tent-camping here and had a lovely site with a river view and plenty of shade. The park overall is lovely. In addition to camping, there is a beach, a shop which sells ice cream, and a nature center with trails and a butterfly...More

1  Thank Ginger B R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very well kept campground with open areas and well as well treed areas. Also contains a nature center that is a must see.

Thank jantje16
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful park with a site on the water. Nights were quite loud and rowdy which we didnt mind considering most state parks come around if you're above a whisper after 10pm... was nice seeing people enjoying themselves. Several beach areas along the water for fishing...More

Thank L D
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

We camped at Wellesley Island State Park for 6 days and loved it. What a beautiful park on an island in the middle of the St. Lawrence River. Great camp sites for all types of campers. Tent campers can find secluded sites on the river...More

1  Thank Lee R
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We camp a few times per year and like to try new places. This campground was so beautiful that we would go back in a second! We brought bikes and kayaks and used them a lot! There were lots of quiet places too, when we...More

2  Thank Cherylmom2016
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

We camped at the STate park In August of 2017 and have reservations for 2018! We go with a family group and try to get sites close together. This is a little difficult since we have to hurry to actually get a site for the...More

Thank Ccook37
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

Was thoroughly impressed with Wellesley Island State park itself, the nature center, the well marked trails, but most especially the cozy cottages right on Eel Bay. Warmed by a propane stove (operated simply by a thermostat) the cottage had everything you need for a comfortable...More

2  Thank Betsy M
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed for the weekend at one of the cabins. Clean, well kept cabins with beautiful view. Went to the nature center and took a nice walk on well marked trails right by the water! Have visited many nys state parks and thus one is my...More

2  Thank Tracey W
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed here twice this year in our RV, once in Coyote area and once in Fox. Fox has full hook ups (water, power and sewer), beautiful cement pads, large sites but minimal privacy. Coyote has only power, with water taps available throughout CG and a...More

3  Thank mllrz
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We tent camped there the week after Labor Day, and it was a great experience! The sites next to the river are perfect for sitting back and enjoying the view. It was the perfect set up for getting out and exploring the park by bike...More

1  Thank KathyG2011
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libdimarco
6 September 2017|
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Response from michaelbQ168AO | Reviewed this property |
They have a fantastic hands on nature center, perfect for kids. Also, if you go back to the main intersection and turn right, you will come into TI park, wonderful ice cream parlor..
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Meg R
26 August 2017|
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Response from sisterbrianl | Reviewed this property |
In the summer, I think they are open until 9 pm. You can look the phone number up on internet and they'll answer you directly.
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